Indian Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Research

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Shital Lad, Mangala Shinde

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Acardia anceps- A case report

Case Report

Author Details : Shital Lad, Mangala Shinde

Volume : 8, Issue : 3, Year : 2021

Article Page : 408-410

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Twin-Reversed Arterial Perfusion(TRAP) sequence or Acardia twin refers to a unique complication of mono-chorionic twin pregnancy in which a twin with an absent or rudimentary non functioning heart (acardiac twin) is perfused by its co-twin (pumping twin) through a large artery to artery placental shunt, often accompanied by a vein to vein shunt. Here we discussed about a clinical case of TRAP sequence came in established preterm labour and its management.

Keywords: Aberrant twinning, Acardia twin, Monochorionicity, Pumping twin.

How to cite : Lad S, Shinde M, Acardia anceps- A case report. Indian J Obstet Gynecol Res 2021;8(3):408-410

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